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William Shatner responds to death hoax: I'm 'not planning on dying'
William Shatner took matters into his own hands when he learned about his alleged "death": he got one of the most powerful tech companies in the world to take notice and make a change. Shatner was alerted to his alleged death by a fan on Twitter, who tagged the icon with the caption,
Today in History
Today in History Today is Thursday, March 22, the 81st day of 2018. There are 284 days left in the year. Today's Highlights in History: On March 22, 1968, President Lyndon B. Johnson announced that Gen. William C. Westmoreland, the commander of American forces in Vietnam, would leave that post to
High school teen shocked by a 'promposal' from favorite team's mascot
Callie Quinn's prom dreams are coming true thanks to the support of the Twitterverse -- 500,000 retweets later. The high school senior and die-hard Mets fan was shocked to find her the team's mascot standing in the lobby of her high school holding a bouquet of pink roses and a sign that read
Carrie Fisher remembered on 1st anniversary of her death
The hashtag "Carrie on forever" trended on Twitter as tributes poured in from around the world for the late "Star Wars" actress.
Josh Groban shares account of NYC terror attack, stars express sympathy for victims
When a suspected terrorist careened into pedestrians and cyclists on a bike path in New York City Tuesday, killing eight and injuring several more, actor Josh Groban was right nearby. The Broadway star and Grammy nominee documented the quick response from the local police and other first
Tom Petty dead at 66: The music world reacts
After news broke Monday that legendary singer Tom Petty had been hospitalized, the music world reacted almost immediately. Though it was erroneously reported earlier in the afternoon that Petty had died, his longtime manager confirmed in a statement obtained by ABC News that Petty died at 8:40 p.m.
Celebrities express their condolences after Jerry Lewis' death
Comedian and actor Jerry Lewis died Sunday, his publicist confirmed to ABC News. He was 91. "Sadly I can confirm that today the world lost one of the most significant human beings of the 20th century," his rep Mark Rozzano said. When news broke of his death, fellow comedians and celebrities took to
Celebs share Fourth of July wishes
Celebrities are taking to social media to wish their fans a happy Fourth of July. Stars including Kristen Bell , Elizabeth Banks and Ryan Seacrest have also shared photos from their red, white, and blue-themed celebrations. "#happy4thofjuly #jammies," Bell captioned a photo featuring her and her
Freddie Prinze Jr.'s new role
The actor returns to the spotlight on "World News Now" to discuss his latest cooking venture and share one of his favorite recipes.
William Shatner recalls spending First Contact Day with Carrie Fisher
William Shatner paid tribute to his late friend Carrie Fisher on First Contact Day. The " Star Trek " star shared a photo to his Twitter page of his 2013 celebration with the " Star Wars " actress. In the picture, Fisher, who died this past December, has her hands around Shatner's neck. "I remember